INDIANAPOLIS – A man died in a Monday morning shooting on the east side of Indianapolis.

According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, officers were dispatched around 6:30 a.m. Monday to the 3400 block of N. Emerson Ave. in response to reports that a person had been shot. The address is near a gas station.

They found a man at the scene suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital, where he died shortly after arrival.

Investigators believe the shooting actually happened in the 2800 block of North Stuart Avenue during a “disturbance between the victim and an unknown person.”

The Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the deceased as 54-year-old David Gladney.

Anyone with information about the case should contact Detective Chris Craighill at the IMPD Homicide Office by phone at (317) 327-3475 or via at